25th anniversary of the Olympic Games Barcelona
Would you like to see the opening ceremony of the 1992 Olympic Games (but it is impossible to travel in time) in Barcelona? So, do not miss this wonderful opportunity! Barcelona’s Plaza de Catalunya will be the “heart” of the 25th anniversary party of the 1992 Olympic and Paralympic Games, on 25 July, coinciding with the anniversary of the start of that sporting event. The Olympic torch and flag will return to tour the city of Barcelona 25 years later! The route, about 6.5 km, will run from the Montjuïc mountain to the Plaza de Catalunya. The first reliever will leave the Palace Albéniz at 8.30 pm. From there, different relays will be carried out to take both the torch and the Olympic flag to the Plaza de Catalunya around 21.45.
The torch will be carried by 92 athletes and participants of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro 2016, by volunteers and representatives of civil society (cultural, political, social, media). The public festival in the Paza de Catalunya Will begin at 8 pm with the projection of some evocative Olympic videos and will continue with the musical performance of the musical group “Mambo Jambo”.
At 21:45, when the last relievers will enter the Plaza de Catalunya, they will take the torch to the stage, where Antonio Rebollo will receive it to proceed to the symbolic ignition of the pebetero (simultaneously will also ignite the pebbled of the Olympic Stadium Lluís Companys), To the relief of Epi is added the paralympic athlete Teresa Perales. There will be the pyrotechnic show and the background music of “Barcelona” by Montserrat Caballé and Freddie Mercury. At 10 pm, the concert of “Los Manolos” will take place.